Houston Methodist Hospital Foundation provides basic bequest language to assist you and your attorney. Please contact us to discuss the specifics of your designation at 832.667.5816.
BEQUEST OF A SPECIFIC DOLLAR AMOUNT
"I hereby give, devise and bequeath [$ dollars] to The Methodist Hospital Foundation, a nonprofit, tax-exempt Texas corporation, for the benefit of The Methodist Hospital for its [research, education or patient care]."
BEQUEST OF PERCENTAGE OF AN ESTATE
"I hereby give, devise and bequeath [percentage] of my estate to The Methodist Hospital Foundation, a nonprofit, tax-exempt Texas corporation, for the benefit of The Methodist Hospital for its [research, education or patient care]."
The information on this website is not intended as legal or tax advice. For such advice, please consult an attorney or tax advisor. Figures cited in examples are for hypothetical purposes only and are subject to change. References to estate and income taxes include federal taxes only. State income/estate taxes or state law may impact your results. Annuities are subject to regulation by the State of California. Payments under such agreements, however, are not protected or otherwise guaranteed by any government agency or the California Life and Health Insurance Guarantee Association. A charitable gift annuity is not regulated by the Oklahoma Insurance Department and is not protected by a guaranty association affiliated with the Oklahoma Insurance Department. Charitable gift annuities are not regulated by and are not under the jurisdiction of the South Dakota Division of Insurance.